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Plan A Kid-Friendly Family Day In Ferndale

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Need a low-key family day that everyone will enjoy? Head to Ferndale for parks the kids will love, outdoor dining you’ll enjoy and delicious desserts that will end the day on a (sugar) high note.


Let Them Play

Head to the playground and let the kids wear themselves out having fun on the playground and at the skatepark. These 3 parks are within an eight minute drive of each other; therefore, you can easily visit one or all three of these popular playgrounds.

  • Garbutt Park // 200 Gardendale St, Ferndale, MI 48220
  • Geary Park // 1198 Earle Blvd, Ferndale, MI 48220
    • Playground
    • Skatepark
  • Gainsboro Park // Gainsboro Ave, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069
    • NEW Playground
    • Athletic Fields


Enjoy Family Dinner

After playtime, let them recover while you enjoy a grown up meal on the patio. These family-friendly restaurants are spacious enough to accommodate groups of all sizes.


Do Something Sweet

Before you head home pick out a special treat. From cookies to ice cream and cheesecake, you’ll find the SWEETEST desserts in Ferndale.





About Carrie Budzinski

Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..

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